9. Breadboards

Melissa Beemsterboer
30 minutes
High School Honors Physics


By this point, students should be pretty comfortable with the basics of creating a functioning circuit. But in order to program, they'll need to get comfortable with breadboards. In this lesson, students will learn the parts of a breadboard and create some basic circuits with a breadboard.

Underlying Pages


Next Generation Science Standards
  • Engineering, Technology, Applications of Science
  • Physical Science
  • NGSS Crosscutting Concept
    • Systems
    • Energy
  • NGSS Practice
    • Analyzing Data
    • Constructing Explanations, Designing Solutions
    • Using Models
    • Using Mathematics
    • Conducting Investigations
Computational Thinking in STEM
  • Data Practices
    • Analyzing Data
    • Collecting Data
    • Visualizing Data
  • Modeling and Simulation Practices
    • Assessing Computational Models
    • Constructing Computational Models
  • Computational Problem Solving Practices
    • Computer Programming
    • Troubleshooting and Debugging